26 Mar '17, 9pm

Hey @UncannyMegan these exist XD

Hey @UncannyMegan these exist XD

According to legend, in 1918, a high school basketball player laced up his first pair of Converse All-Stars; Converse's first basketball shoe, released only one year previous. At that point, basketball itself was only 27 years old, and the formation of the NBA was 28 years away. Being a professional basketball player involved barnstorming-- joining a locally based traveling team and touring the country playing loosely-organized exhibition matches for small crowds. This high school player, 17 year-old Charles H. Taylor, would go on to a brief and largely unrecorded career as a barnstormer. Fifty years later, this early player and fan of both basketball and Converse All-Star sneakers would be inducted into the basketball hall of fame; not for his success as a player, but as a shoe salesman. By the time Chuck Taylor joined Converse in 1921, the company was already an establis...

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journeys.com 27 Mar '17, 11pm

According to legend, in 1918, a high school basketball player laced up his first pair of Converse All-Stars; Converse's fi...

Looney Tunes x Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars

Looney Tunes x Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars

sneakerfreaker.com 24 Mar '17, 10pm

have collaborated with Looney Tunes’ eclectic menagerie of cartoon critters to create a collection of Chuck Taylor All Sta...

Converse Gets Colorful With Its Latest Chuck Taylor All Star '70s Release

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journeys.com 23 Mar '17, 3pm

According to legend, in 1918, a high school basketball player laced up his first pair of Converse All-Stars; Converse's fi...

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famousfootwear.com 22 Mar '17, 11pm

Converse is an essential wardrobe staple for those seeking (and perfecting) the art of self-expression. So, who do you wan...

Looney Tunes x Chuck Taylor

journeys.com 23 Mar '17, 4pm

According to legend, in 1918, a high school basketball player laced up his first pair of Converse All-Stars; Converse's fi...

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famousfootwear.com 24 Mar '17, 3pm

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sneakerfreaker.com 15 Mar '17, 6am

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Flyknit hits the Chuck Taylor All Star

Flyknit hits the Chuck Taylor All Star

sneakerfreaker.com 04 Apr '17, 7am

x Nike Flyknit is a classic silhouette with an entirely modern construction, marking the first time the Swoosh’s revolutio...

The Chuck Taylor All Star 70 can't stop won't stop

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70 has recently made a comeback. Featuring the same build that dominated basketball courts in the 1970s, the model compris...

This is the first time Flyknit has been used on a non-Nike shoe

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sneakerfreaker.com 04 Apr '17, 7am

x Nike Flyknit is a classic silhouette with an entirely modern construction, marking the first time the Swoosh’s revolutio...